Category Archives: Events & Announcements!

JUSTIN PONSOR MEMORIAL CHARITY EVENT!

Saturday, September 14th from 11am to 8pm Justin Ponsor (“JPo”) was a world-class comic book colorist, and a friend to the Team here at Emerald City. He passed away in May after a two-year public battle with cancer. “As anyone who ever met Justin Ponsor knew, he was never just a colleague or colorist or […]

GAMING IN SEPTEMBER 2019!

Every Wednesday EC and All Things Nerdy host “EC Game Night” where you can Learn & Play a featured game from 6-7pm, then stay for Open Play of that game from 7-8pm — or any of our gaming demos of your choice! Saturdays’ “EC Game Day” events with All Things Nerdy run from Noon-2pm, and […]

$1 OFF COPRA #1!

com·ics om·ni·vore [kom-iks om-nuh-vohr] noun A person who consumes all manner of comics, regardless of publisher, age, genre, or format, with the only requirement being quality. COMICS OMNIVORE is a new national program aimed at growing the readership of quality comics! Publishers may submit a title to the Comics Omnivore Panel for consideration. There are […]

BATMAN DAY 2019!

Saturday, September 21st from 11am to 8pm Celebrating DC Comics’ annual BATMAN DAY! FREE Batman comic book for the first 100 Guests! Choose between these two: BATMAN NIGHTWALKER GN BATMAN DAY 2019 SPECIAL EDITION   BATMAN WHO LAUGHS #1 BATMAN DAY 2019 SPECIAL EDITION   Kids will have a choice of two coloring sheets!   […]

STEPHEN KING’S “IT” DAY!

Saturday, September 7th fom 11am to 8pm Celebrating the 9/6/19 release of Stephen King’s IT Part Two! FREE Pennywise BLOCKS Figure for the first 100 Guests! FREE all-day raffle* for a Stephen King Fan Pack: FUNKO 5 STAR HORROR PENNYWISE VINYL FIGURE DARK TOWER MAN IN BLACK SELECT ACTION FIGURE DARK TOWER BATTLE OF JERICHO […]

30TH ANNIVERSARY SALES!

Sundays in September from noon to 6pm Emerald City is celebrating 30 years in business with a colossal SALE: 30% OFF different merchandise categories every Sunday in September! SUNDAY 9/1: 30% OFF TOYS! (10% OFF HOT TOYS FIGURES) SUNDAY 9/8: 30% OFF GAMES! SUNDAY 9/15: 30% OFF TRADING CARDS & APPAREL! SUNDAY 9/22: 30% OFF […]

MARVEL COMICS #1000 SIGNING!

Wednesday, August 28th from 5-7pm Marvel Comics is celebrating their 80th Anniversary with a huge array of creators, all contributing to August 28th’s MARVEL COMICS #1000! And Emerald City is bringing some of those artists here to meet YOU! Meet GREG LAND, ADAM RICHES, and PAUL MOUNTS at Emerald City from 5-7pm on Wednesday, August […]

Video Game Day at EC!

VIDEO GAME DAY! Saturday, August 24th from 11am to 7pm (store opens at 11am and closes at 8pm)   Gameplay with start is 12pm and winners will be announced at 7pm!!! (you do not need to be there at 7pm in order to win)   It’s a day of video game fun in our Events […]

$1 OFF THE PLOT #1

Wednesday, September 25th through Tuesday, October 1st COMICS OMNIVORE PROGRAM! com·ics om·ni·vore [kom-iks om-nuh-vohr] noun A person who consumes all manner of comics, regardless of publisher, age, genre, or format, with the only requirement being quality. COMICS OMNIVORE is a new national program aimed at growing the readership of quality comics! Publishers may submit a […]

$1 OFF “SOMETHING IS KILLING CHILDREN #1”

Wednesday, September 4th through Tuesday, September 10th COMICS OMNIVORE PROGRAM! com·ics om·ni·vore [kom-iks om-nuh-vohr] noun A person who consumes all manner of comics, regardless of publisher, age, genre, or format, with the only requirement being quality. COMICS OMNIVORE is a new national program aimed at growing the readership of quality comics! Publishers may submit a […]

EC BOOK CLUB: DEADLY CLASS TP VOL 04 DIE FOR ME!

Wednesday, September 4th from 6:30pm to 7:30pm The Emerald City Book Club meets the FIRST WEDNESDAY of the month from 6:30-7:30 pm, in “The Hub” at the center of the store, to chat about the featured book. We usually begin each meeting with a “Comics 101” slideshow giving some historical, artistic, or social background on […]

LABOR DAY SALE!

Monday, September 2nd from 11am to 7pm Join us on LABOR DAY, Monday, Sept. 2nd, to get your holiday started right! We’ll be open our regular hours — 11am-7pm, giving you all day to stop by and pick up enough games, graphic novels and other goodies to get you through the fall months to come! […]

GAMING IN AUGUST 2019

Every Wednesday EC and All Things Nerdy host “EC Game Night” where you can Learn & Play a featured game from 6-7pm, then stay for Open Play of that game from 7-8pm — or any of our gaming demos of your choice! Saturdays’ “EC Game Day” events with All Things Nerdy run from Noon-2pm, and […]

X-MEN DAY!

Saturday, August 3rd from 11am to 8pm Celebrating the July 24th and 31st releases of the all-new X-Men comic book series, HOUSE OF X and POWERS OF X! FREE “X-Men” comics for the first 100 Guests! The first 20 Guests will also receive a packet of “KRAKOA SEEDS” featuring the cover art of either HOUSE […]

INDIE ADVOCATE SIGNING / AVENGERS DAY!

Saturday, August 17th from 11am to 8pm Celebrating the 8/13 release of the AVENGERS ENDGAME Blu Ray, AND hosting indie comics creators for a signing! FREE Avengers FCBD 2019 comic book for the first 100 Guests! Meet indie comics creators ROB ANDERSIN and MARTHA SCHWARTZ!** ROB ANDERSIN https://www.indiadvocates.com Mr. AnderSiN – The INDIE DEVIL – […]

ABSOLUTE CARNAGE “SYMBIOTE DAY”!

Saturday, August 10th at 11am Celebrating the 8/7 release of Marvel Comics’ ABSOLUTE CARNAGE #1, by Donny Cates and Ryan Stegman! The first 50 Guests will receive a FREE SYMBIOTE BLOCKS FIGURE! (variations of CARNAGE, VENOM, and ANTI-VENOM) And be sure to get a copy of the beginning of this epic new story! ABSOLUTE CARNAGE […]

POP!-a-palooza!

Saturday, July 27th from 11am to 8pm EC celebrates your favorite collectibles with the return of one of your favorite EC events … it’s the return of POP!-a-palooza! Save on all of your favorite characters, complete your collections, and find new favorites during this special sales event! 10% OFF ALL POP! VINYLS AND ALL OTHER […]

“READY OR NOT” MOVIE PASSES & POSTERS!

Saturday, July 20th at 11am Don’t miss out on the “Dark Days” panel at Nerdier Than Thou this weekend, as we discuss dark fiction and horror in entertainment. Advance screening passes and posters for Fox Searchlight’s upcoming thriller READY OR NOT will be given away during this panel to celebrate its upcoming release. Don’t miss […]

SPIDER-MAN FAR FROM HOME DAY!

Saturday, July 6th from 11am to 8pm Celebrating the July 5th release of the film SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME! FREE Spider-Man FCBD 2019 comic book for the first 100 Guests! FREE all-day raffle* for a SPIDER-MAN FAN PACK: AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #1 (2015) SPIDER-MAN “SEASON ONE” HARDCOVER GRAPHIC NOVEL AMAZING SPIDER-MAN TIN SIGN MARVEL UNIVERSE SPIDER-MAN […]

MLB All-Star Break: AUTOGRAPHED BASEBALL SHOWCASE!

Celebrating our national pastime and the MLB All-Star Break! From Tuesday 7/9 through Sunday 7/14 we will be showcasing our autographed baseballs and batting helmets in “The Hub” at the center of the store – at low low prices! We have a huge selection of Tampa Bay Rays!